A Dark Truth

By Debbie Elicksen. How do you want to be remembered? That is the lesson learned from watching A Dark Truth (2012). This action thriller was written and directed by Damian Continue Reading →


By Debbie Elicksen. Munich (2005) is based on the true story behind the headline of the 11 murdered Israeli athletes in Munich during the 1972 Olympic Summer Games. Stephen Spielberg Continue Reading →

Big Driver

By Debbie Elicksen. Big Driver (2014) is based on a Stephen King novel; the screenplay is written by Richard Christian Matheson.  Writer Tess Thorne (Maria Bello) goes out of town for Continue Reading →


By Debbie Elicksen. Director Mathieu Kassovitz opens the suspense thriller Gothika (2003) with great optics with Halle Berry‘s (Miranda Grey) opening prison walk. Pre-order Zero Escape 3 today at GameStop.com. Available 12/31/2016. Continue Reading →


By Debbie Elicksen. Syriana (2005) was written by Robert Baer and Stephen Gaghan, who also directed the movie. Not always easy to follow the plot line if you are not Continue Reading →

Rescue Dawn

By Debbie Elicksen. Rescue Dawn (2006) is based on the true account of Dieter Dengler (Christian Bale), a U.S. fighter pilot who becomes a prisoner of war after getting shot Continue Reading →

Messages Deleted

By Debbie Elicksen. Jars of ideas from every day life experiences, for a writer, includes family, money, children, travel, and sometimes murder. What happens when the fiction becomes real life? Continue Reading →

State of Play

By Debbie Elicksen. State of Play (2009) mixes politics, military contracts, gumshoe reporting, and murder into a delightful thriller written by Matthew Michael Carnahan, Tony Gilroy, Billy Ray and directed by Continue Reading →

Olympus Has Fallen

By Debbie Elicksen. Olympus Has Fallen (2013) is a scary political fiction because it could almost be too close to the truth if the wrong person gets elected and hires the Continue Reading →


By Debbie Elicksen. Blackhat is a cyber-thriller that takes you on a wild ride into identifying and bringing a notorious hacker to justice. In the Collector’s Edition players can also Continue Reading →